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Kidlit In Conversation: Karsten Knight

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Mary Kole
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October
26
Saturday
October 26th
11:00 am CDT

Here is What You'll Learn

How Did You Get Published?

Karsten and Mary will discuss the ups and downs of striving for publication. Bonus: Mary was Karsten's first agent! How Karsten went from aspiring writer to multi-published author. What Karsten would say to his early writer self if only he could.

What's It Like to Have a Trad/Indie Writing Career?

Karsten is playing with his mix of traditionally published and indie published projects. How does he decide what to do with a project, and what is independent publishing really like day to day?

Writing Craft Insights for YA and MG

Karsten has written in several different categories and has insights for writers of middle grade and young adult. He has also written across voices and genders. How does he find his voice with each project? How does he juggle it all?

What's Up Next in That Author Life?

What's coming down the pipeline for Karsten, and where he sees himself going in the future. What we can all learn from a writer at this exciting midpoint in his career.

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About Mary Kole

Former literary agent Mary Kole provides consulting and developmental editing services to writers of all categories and genres, working on children’s book projects from picture book to young adult, and all kinds of trade market literature, including fantasy, sci-fi, romance and memoir.


She holds an MFA in Creative Writing and has worked at Chronicle Books, the Andrea Brown Literary Agency, and Movable Type Management. She has been blogging at Kidlit.com since 2009. Her book, Writing Irresistible Kidlit, a writing reference guide for middle grade and young adult writers, is available from Writer's Digest Books.

October
26
Saturday
October 26th
11:00 am CDT